Overheating of Lenovo® IdeaPad Z360
Prevent overheating issues on your Lenovo IdeaPad Z360 system
Lenovo IdeaPad Z360 laptop comprises Intel Core i7 processor, up to 8GB DDR3 RAM and NVIDIA GeForce graphics technology. Sometimes, you might encounter overheating problems with your laptop. CPU chips and graphics systems inside the laptop might generate heat due to excessive usage of the computer system. Heating problem arises when you use the computer system intensively in such a way that CPU is working in full load and high capacity besides hard drive and video systems being busy as well. Overheating problem also occurs while performing intensive tasks such as downloading software, movies, etc. Gaming might also lead to overheating problems on Lenovo IdeaPad Z360 laptop. Effective measures should be taken in order to fix overheating issues.
Some of the tips to fix overheating problems on Lenovo IdeaPad Z360 laptop are given below:
- Clean the fan and vents
- Adjust the power settings
Clean the fan and vents
Sometimes, dust and dirt might gather on the laptop fan and it can affect its cooling capacity. Also, the dust can close the vents of the laptop that are provided for liberating the heat inside the laptop. You should clean the fan and vents on a regular basis and thus make sure that they are not blocked.
SpeedFan is a tool used for monitoring the voltage, temperature and fan speed of the laptop with the hardware chip. It is a freeware that you can download from the Internet. The main feature of this software is that it allows you to modulate the fan speed manually. Thereby, you can speed up the fan to its maximum. This software can also modulate the fan speed in accordance with the temperature sensors of your system.
By adjusting the power settings of your laptop, you can easily prevent overheating issues. By modifying the power settings, the heat generating components can be controlled. This will help avoid excessive heat generation on the laptop. Reducing the screen brightness can also help in preventing overheating problems. Access the power conservation settings for avoiding overheating issues on your Lenovo IdeaPad Z360 laptop.